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What to look for when buying a home. Key important items.
Oct 23, 2021 | 0 0 comments | 55 55 recommendations | email to a friend
There is a reason for everything. Low price is nice, but does the area have top rated schools? What about shopping, drive up and down the area for a mile. No supermarkets, a big inconvenience. No n...
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Still to Receive American Horticultural Society's Honor June 10 COLUMBUS, Ohio -- Steven Still was "green" before green was cool. Nearly four decades ago, Still earned his doctorate at the Universi...
Open House Weekend. Middle Village 1 fam. 3 beds. 2 baths
Oct 16, 2021 | 0 0 comments | 27 27 recommendations | email to a friend
Middle Village the choice fir you. Why?  Here s why.  Great Schools. Three supermarkets / Huge Park A busy Metropolitan Avenue with plenty of Stores/ Restaurants. Convenience like no other area. Oc...
Jim Turano, Broker of Diverse Real Estate
Oct 09, 2021 | 0 0 comments | 39 39 recommendations | email to a friend
There is more to having a Broker to represent you, then signing a six month exclusive to sell your home. Having 50-60 Photo’s in a store window doesn’t mean you are a experienced knowledgeable prof...
Jim Turano, Broker of Diverse Real Estate
Oct 09, 2021 | 0 0 comments | 41 41 recommendations | email to a friend
There is more to having a Broker to represent you, then signing a six month exclusive to sell your home. Having 50-60 Photo’s in a store window doesn’t mean you are a experienced knowledgeable prof...
The Time to Travel Time Between Manhattan to JFK
Oct 08, 2021 | 0 0 comments | 42 42 recommendations | email to a friend
The city of never-ending fun offers a variety of options for doing almost everything.   The straightforward trip from Manhattan as well as John F. Kennedy International Airport is not an exception ...
Important info on closing costs when selling a home. Jim Turano
Sep 20, 2021 | 0 0 comments | 718 718 recommendations | email to a friend
So besides hearing from a sales agent how much commission, or length of time for them to get the exclusive from you, do they explain your closing costs to you? From 42 years ago until today, I alwa...
Hire the most experienced hands on Broker- Jim Turano
Sep 16, 2021 | 0 0 comments | 855 855 recommendations | email to a friend
Now celebrating his 42 year in the Real Estate Business. Over 4,000 written appraisals to date completed. Appeared in New York State Supreme Court as an expert witness in appraising. During Pandemi...
Settling an Estate, get a Free Date of Death Appraisal from Jim Turano
Sep 13, 2021 | 0 0 comments | 127 127 recommendations | email to a friend
During the tragic Pandemic many lost loved ones. To continue giving back to the Community, Jim Turano, Broker of Diverse Real Estate is offering it Free of Charge. The only Broker in Queens offerin...
From the earliest I can remember, I’ve always loved music. Exclusive interview with songwriter, singer and entertainer Paul Loren
Sep 08, 2021 | 0 0 comments | 1049 1049 recommendations | email to a friend
Interview by Tiziano Thomas Dossena Paul Loren is a singer, songwriter, producer, and consummate entertainer. A native New Yorker, Paul was raised on the rich legacy of soul, classic pop, and the G...

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BEST WAYS TO IMPRESS YOUR VALENTINE
It’s Valentine’s Day, one of the few days of the year (along with Christmas and her birthday) where you make a little bit more of an effort than usual to show your sweetie just how much you care.
Feb 12, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 3088 3088 recommendations | email to a friend
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BEST WAYS FOR US TO BEAT THE COLD
A lot of the unsolved mysteries of life are probably locked up deep inside whatever happens to us when we sleep.
Feb 12, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 2939 2939 recommendations | email to a friend
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BEST PLACES TO CATCH THE GAME
Well folks, looks like there’ll be a heck of a lot of hunkering down in front of the tube this winter...
Jan 30, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 2865 2865 recommendations | email to a friend
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“BEST OF THE NEW” - OPENED IN 2008
January, our first month of the year, is all about the NEW - new starts, new opportunities, new resolve...
Jan 15, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 3062 3062 recommendations | email to a friend
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BEST OF THE “BEST OF THE BEST”- 2008 (PART TWO)
We continue to take a rather comprehensive look at some of our favorite places throughout Brooklyn and Queens...
Jan 07, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 3037 3037 recommendations | email to a friend
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BEST OF THE "BEST OF THE BEST"- 2008
Here at “BEST OF THE BEST” we wanted to take a rather comprehensive look at some of our favorite places throughout Brooklyn and Queens.
Dec 30, 2008 | 0 0 comments | 3039 3039 recommendations | email to a friend
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BEST PLACES TO HEAD FOR THE HOLIDAYS - PART FOUR
Maybe, as we take this opportunity to gather with friends and family, we can at least be grateful for some of the things that we do have...
Dec 25, 2008 | 0 0 comments | 2866 2866 recommendations | email to a friend
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BEST PLACES TO HEAD FOR THE HOLIDAYS - PART THREE
For the most part, we’re kind of getting through it, wouldn’t you say – or at least putting on a brave face.
Dec 17, 2008 | 1 1 comments | 2930 2930 recommendations | email to a friend
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BEST PLACES TO HEAD FOR THE HOLIDAYS - PART TWO
We figured we’d help the cause by showcasing for you a number of favorite places of ours here, where you’re going to get value for your hard-earned American dollars.
Dec 11, 2008 | 0 0 comments | 3987 3987 recommendations | email to a friend
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BEST PLACES TO HEAD FOR THE HOLIDAYS - PART ONE
Times are tough for all of us, that’s definitely a given this year. But, despite that, don’t we always somehow figure out a way to shower some affection upon the ones we love most?
Dec 04, 2008 | 0 0 comments | 2804 2804 recommendations | email to a friend
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BEST THINGS FOR US TO BE THANKFUL FOR
Sometimes, what with this horrendous economic downturn we’re all going through, it sure does seem like there’s not all that much to be thankful for this year.
Nov 26, 2008 | 0 0 comments | 2925 2925 recommendations | email to a friend
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BEST PLACE$ TO FIND $OME GREAT BARGAIN$
Here at the QUEENS LEDGER/BROOKLYN STAR, we figured it was our civic duty to point out a couple of establishments worthy of showcasing during these difficult times.
Nov 12, 2008 | 0 0 comments | 2872 2872 recommendations | email to a friend
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BEST WAYS TO ENJOY THE NYC MARATHON
We can’t help feeling that the best places from which to view the 26.2 miles of NYC Marathon this Sunday are definitely in the boroughs of Brooklyn and Queens.
Oct 31, 2008 | 0 0 comments | 2935 2935 recommendations | email to a friend
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BEST PLACES TO HEAD FOR HALLOWEEN
For the youngest of us, and the young at heart, Halloween can be a real community experience...
Oct 23, 2008 | 0 0 comments | 2893 2893 recommendations | email to a friend
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